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How Working in 25-Minute Sprints Makes You Sharper and More Productive

Adopting the Pomodore technique is a simple way to help you work smarter.<p>My yoga practice has taught me the power of mindfulness and how to train my mind to focus more on the present moment. That level of concentration comes in handy when doing challenging balancing poses and inversions when a …

Time Management

All-Natural Homemade Weed Killers That Really Work

Yes, your lawn is manicured and beautiful, but did you know that such perfection can actually make it more susceptible to weeds? Dandelion, crab …

Gardening

How to use Files app with Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive

The Files app can reach documents stored on more than just iCloud Drive. It gives access a whole range of cloud-storage solutions. A new video from Apple shows how to set this up, but it’s a simple process.<p>This is part of a series demonstrating ways to get more out of an iPad, but this guide …

The 11 Steamiest International Movies on Netflix

One of the best things about Netflix is its superb collection of international shows and movies. Not only do subscribers have access to some of the …

Streaming

Stop Those Annoying Browser Prompts Asking for Your Location or to Send Notifications

If you've grown tired of answering those annoying browser prompts every time a website wants to show you notifications or know your location, you can …

Software

Cut the cord with the Vansky 50-mile range HDTV Antenna for $19

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Vanskytek (99% positive feedback) via Amazon offers its 50 Miles Range Amplified Indoor HDTV Antenna for <b>$19.19</b> when applying code</b> …

Free Shipping

Equifax data breach: How to freeze your credit

Nearly half of Americans may have had their information stolen in the massive Equifax data breach revealed last week, and experts say freezing your credit is one line of defense. The credit-reporting company said hackers stole personal data — including Social Security numbers, names, addresses and …

Identity Theft

In a paved, urban world, nature makes a rare appearance — delighting kids near MacArthur Park

Nathan Hobbs couldn't believe his eyes.<p>He rubbed them with his fists, he blinked, then he looked once more.<p>There it was, just a few days after Thanksgiving, perched on the branch of a coral tree outside Ms. Gil's classroom.<p>Some sort of owl with long legs, white brows and bright, yellow eyes.<p>Nathan, …

Nature

Estate Bungalow

Inspired by the elevated huts local farmers use to keep watch on their crops, the Estate Bungalow takes this simple idea and elevates it further, not …

The Most Comfortable Airplane Seat Isn't Even Located on the Actual Plane

If you thought that it's impossible for an airplane to have a comfortable seat, you're mistaken. Fallen Furniture—a design company that uses …

MIT’s Not-So-Crazy Plan To Get Rid Of Stoplights

The intersection of the future has no stoplight—just a very, very intelligent algorithm.<p>The first stoplight was a complete disaster.<p>Installed in London in 1868, the gas-powered traffic signal exploded, killing the policeman who was responsible for operating it. In the 150 years since, the stoplight …

Cubs add to offseason haul by adding Jason Heyward on 8-year, $184M deal

The Chicago Cubs have agreed to terms with free-agent outfielder Jason Heyward on an 8-year, $184 million deal, according to ESPN's Jerry Crasnick …

Jason Heyward

Virgin launches insanely good deal on flights between Austin and Dallas

Bring a friend — or make a new one, quick — because hip airline Virgin America is offering an insanely good buy-one-get-one deal on flights between …

How to Change Your Apple ID

Your Apple ID is the key to using your iCloud account and making purchases in the App and iTunes Stores. If you want to change your Apple ID, perhaps because it is an email address for an account you no longer use, you'll need to sign out of everywhere you use your Apple ID on all your iDevices. …

App Store

Nine home improvements you should always negotiate

Negotiating prices of home improvements isn't the same as negotiating car prices. But some home improvements, like projects you could do yourself, …

Studying for more than 25 minutes is doing it wrong

Productivity expert Graham Allcott recommends students hit the books for no longer than 25 minutes at a time to dramatically improve information …

Blind Artist Relies on Touch and Texture to Create Stunningly Vivid Paintings

While art has always been a major part of John Bramblitt's life, it wasn't until he completely lost his sight that he tried to paint for the first time. From the age of 11, Bramblitt's vision was gradually stolen from him by epilepsy. By the time he was 30, seizures had rendered him completely …

Art

Photo

5 Ways Einstein Was a Regular Guy

A new, free digital archive of his personal papers reveals what we all share with the 20th century's greatest mind.<p>Life isn't always easy, even when you're a genius. But what else do you have in common with Albert Einstein?<p>A free archive of the famed physicist's writings released on Friday might …

See 25 Incredible Images of Earth From Space

Alberta, Canada, Oct. 10, 2014.<br>DigitalGlobe<p>1 of 25<p>There's something to be said for being on the ground when news plays out, but sometimes it's the …

Space

Can America's Desert Cities Adapt Before They Dry Out And Die?

Los Angeles, Phoenix, Las Vegas, and many other western cities are all growing fast–and are all running out of water.<p>Los Angeles traffic is worse than usual as hordes of parched citizens evacuate a concrete tomb that once supported millions of lives. Savvy entrepreneurs are selling bottled water …

Natural Gas

Lara Gasparotto's Ecstatic Kaleidoscope

Here are some of her photographs of women, nature, and women in nature.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE Netherlands</i><p>Twenty five-year-old Lara Gasparotto comes from the city of Liège in Belgium and has an eye for beautiful things. Fortunately for us, she is also a photographer so she can share …

Best Space Pictures of 2014: A Year's Delights Courtesy of Starry Nights

Of the 350 breathtaking space photos we published in 2014, here are our picks for the 12 best of the year.

Why It’s Bad News That Some Teens Are Choosing E-Cigs Over Real Cigarettes

Fewer teens in the United States are smoking regular cigarettes, according to the results of a federally funded survey released Tuesday, but the …

The Ex-Goldman Trader Who Correctly Shorted Subprime Mortgages During The Financial Crisis Has Made A New Bet

Now he's betting against something else: <b>high-yield bonds.</b><p>From The Wall Street Journal:<p>Joshua Birnbaum, the ex-Goldman Sachs Group Inc. trader who made bets against subprime mortgages during the financial crisis, now has more than $2 billion in wagers against high-yield bonds at his Tilden Park …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

Is This Single Error Stopping Your Success?

People who succeed in business all share several characteristics: they work hard, aim high, study their industry and emulate those who are further up the ladder.<p>But there’s one thing most people don’t do, which could rocket them to success.<p>Most executives do not actually do enough practice.<p>Because …